Best Educational Apps for Kids Every Parent Must Know

Best Educational Apps for Kids Every Parent Must Know



Algebra 1: Linearity, Slope, & Direct Variation

Jump into the world of standards-based textbook content with highly interactive explorations, visual explanations and exercises—all focused on understanding important Algebra concepts

Appolino Number and Amount

This app from the Appolino series is about arranging, building and completing numbers. Because it is action oriented, the joy of learning mathematics in the range of numbers up to 20, to 100 and to 1000 will be awakened and encouraged.


Secretly teach young kids the basics of algebra. It’s perfect for giving kids a head start in mathematics and algebra. Children as young as 4 have solved equations meant for a 12 year old!


GeoGebra is free dynamic mathematics software for all levels of education that brings together geometry, algebra, spreadsheets, graphing, statistics and calculus in one easy-to-use package.

Motion Math: Fractions

Motion Math helps learners estimate four forms of fractions: numerator over denominator (1/2), percent (50%), decimals (.5), and pie charts. Perceiving fractions quickly and accurately is needed for advanced math success.


Biology: Introduction to Photosynthesis

Enter the ever-growing Book library and get started with Biology ― Introduction to Photosynthesis. Jump into the world of a standards-based textbook with a difference: highly interactive explorations, visual explanations and exercises—all focused on understanding important biology concepts.

Corinth Micro Engine

Have you ever been interested in types of engines and how do they work? This groundbreaking 3D interactive educational app offers all the facts you are looking for in a visually outstanding, easy-to-understand and fun package.

Physics: Electric Current & Resistance

Get ready to enter the book library and start your technology-based learning adventure with Electric Current and Resistance.

Physics: Series and Parallel Circuits

Jump into the world of standards-based content with highly interactive explorations, visual explanations, and exercises—all focused on understanding a physics concept.

Other Educational Games

Arabian nights – hidden object game.

Based on the Oxford University Press edition of Sheherazde, this game features stunning art and stimulating puzzles designed by award winning game producer SecretBuilders. Each brain-teasing level unfolds a scene from the book with beautiful illustrations and audio excerpts.

Motion Math: Hungry Fish Motion Math

Feed your fish and play with numbers! Practice mental addition and subtraction with Motion Math: Hungry Fish, a delightful learning game that’s fun for children and grownups. Make delicious sums by pinching two numbers together—instant addition! Keep feeding your fish to win a level and unlock new colors and fins.

Early Learning

Dr. Seuss Green Eggs and Ham

Kids will love Dr. Seuss’s wacky rhymes and whimsical illustrations. To promote reading in young children, individual words are highlighted as the story is read and words zoom up when pictures are touched.

One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish

Through rhymes and riddles, teach children to read in a way that is both entertaining and educational.

Endless Alphabet

Kids will have a blast learning their ABC’s and building vocabulary with the adorable monsters in Endless Alphabet. Each word features an interactive puzzle with talking letters and a short animation illustrating the definition.

First Words With Phonics

Helps children learn the sounds of letters, letter names, how they form words and spelling. Includes 75 words in three categories Animals, Vehicles, Shapes & Colors.

Guru Cool Play School

This is the highest rated and #1 kids app for preschoolers. This multi-sensory approach to learning that will help keep kids engaged for hours.


Back in Time

Back in Time will take you on a stunning exploration of the history of our Universe, Earth, Life and Civilization. A journey through time where each event is documented with social and historical context, several images, an illustrative timeline and little-known interesting facts

There are lots of things APPenning around. You must get some of the best educational apps in your's and your kid’s smartphone to have fun while learning.

Do share which other amazing educational apps do you use in the comment box below. 

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Author: Priyanka Gupta
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